The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 54 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 37 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.42% 2.28% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 2.97% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 19
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,550 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analysis
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
796 874 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 73.64% 76.73% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 722 782 588
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,965 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +2 28 £35,000 - 6
Newport +9 3 £42,000 +40.00%
Torfaen -4 3 £22,500 -40.00%
Bridgend - 1 - - 2
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 24 (36.92%) PRINCE2
1 24 (36.92%) Waterfall
2 18 (27.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (26.15%) ISEB
3 17 (26.15%) Finance
4 15 (23.08%) Project Management
5 14 (21.54%) SQL
5 14 (21.54%) GAP Analysis
5 14 (21.54%) Use Case
6 13 (20.00%) Degree
6 13 (20.00%) UML
7 12 (18.46%) User Stories
8 10 (15.38%) XML
8 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.85%) Scrum
9 9 (13.85%) RUP
9 9 (13.85%) DSDM
10 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.69%) Java
11 5 (7.69%) Oracle
12 4 (6.15%) Legal
12 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
12 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
12 4 (6.15%) Workflow
12 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
12 4 (6.15%) Information Assurance
12 4 (6.15%) Product Management
13 3 (4.62%) Axure RP
13 3 (4.62%) Rational DOORS

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.54%) SAS
1 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) RequisitePro
1 3 (4.62%) Axure RP
1 3 (4.62%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.08%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (81.54%) Analyst
2 51 (78.46%) Business Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Lead Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Information Assurance Officer
6 4 (6.15%) Project Officer
6 4 (6.15%) Trainee
7 3 (4.62%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.54%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (3.08%) XSD
2 2 (3.08%) XSLT
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) UNIX
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
1 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) PRINCE2
1 24 (36.92%) Waterfall
2 18 (27.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (23.08%) Project Management
4 14 (21.54%) GAP Analysis
4 14 (21.54%) Use Case
5 13 (20.00%) UML
6 12 (18.46%) User Stories
7 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.85%) Scrum
8 9 (13.85%) RUP
8 9 (13.85%) DSDM
9 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.15%) Workflow
10 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.15%) Information Assurance
10 4 (6.15%) Product Management
11 3 (4.62%) Requirements Management
11 3 (4.62%) PRINCE
11 3 (4.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) RPG
3 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.54%) VB
3 1 (1.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) ISEB
2 13 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) APMG
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) iRise
4 1 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Sage
4 1 (1.54%) Casewise
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